The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 200 221 155
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 54 22 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.37% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.38% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 71
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Java Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South West region.

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Java Software Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -9 15 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 15 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +14 13 £51,250 +18.49% 2
Somerset -6 3 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Devon - 1 £35,000 -
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Developer in their job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (61.11%) J2EE
4 54 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 43 (47.78%) Spring
6 39 (43.33%) Oracle
7 35 (38.89%) Linux
8 29 (32.22%) Web Services
9 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
10 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 24 (26.67%) XML
12 22 (24.44%) Eclipse
12 22 (24.44%) TDD
12 22 (24.44%) Degree
13 20 (22.22%) Open Source
14 18 (20.00%) Unix
14 18 (20.00%) SQL
15 17 (18.89%) SOA
15 17 (18.89%) RESTful
16 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
16 16 (17.78%) MySQL
16 16 (17.78%) OO
17 15 (16.67%) HTML
17 15 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (16.67%) Hibernate
17 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (16.67%) Unit Testing
17 15 (16.67%) High Availability
17 15 (16.67%) API Development
18 14 (15.56%) Google

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Java Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (15.56%) JBoss
1 14 (15.56%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.33%) Confluence
5 2 (2.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) HTTP
2 6 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) MySQL
3 15 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.78%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Eclipse
2 14 (15.56%) Maven
3 13 (14.44%) JUnit
3 13 (14.44%) Subversion
4 10 (11.11%) NetBeans
4 10 (11.11%) Selenium
5 9 (10.00%) Ant
5 9 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.78%) Hudson
6 7 (7.78%) JMeter
7 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
8 5 (5.56%) JIRA
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (7.78%) Back Office
1 7 (7.78%) Banking
2 6 (6.67%) International Banking
2 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.22%) Publishing
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (61.11%) J2EE
2 43 (47.78%) Spring
3 29 (32.22%) Web Services
4 24 (26.67%) XML
5 17 (18.89%) RESTful
6 15 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 15 (16.67%) HTML
7 13 (14.44%) Java EE
8 12 (13.33%) GWT
9 11 (12.22%) XSD
10 10 (11.11%) JSON
11 9 (10.00%) EJB
11 9 (10.00%) JPA
11 9 (10.00%) REST
11 9 (10.00%) Servlets
11 9 (10.00%) SOAP
12 7 (7.78%) EJB 3.0
12 7 (7.78%) JSF
13 6 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (6.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) VHDL
4 2 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Blog
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.89%) Linux
2 18 (20.00%) Unix
3 8 (8.89%) Windows
4 7 (7.78%) Mac OS X
4 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Android
5 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (24.44%) TDD
4 20 (22.22%) Open Source
5 17 (18.89%) SOA
6 16 (17.78%) OO
7 15 (16.67%) API Development
7 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (16.67%) High Availability
7 15 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 13 (14.44%) Mentoring
8 13 (14.44%) SDLC
9 12 (13.33%) BDD
9 12 (13.33%) Software Testing
9 12 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (12.22%) Web Application Development
11 10 (11.11%) Waterfall
12 7 (7.78%) Project Management
13 6 (6.67%) MVC
13 6 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.00%) SQL
4 11 (12.22%) C++
5 7 (7.78%) C
6 6 (6.67%) C#
6 6 (6.67%) Groovy
7 5 (5.56%) Perl
7 5 (5.56%) Python
8 4 (4.44%) Ruby
9 3 (3.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) ISO 14001
1 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) Oracle
2 14 (15.56%) Google
3 12 (13.33%) Sybase
4 3 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco
5 2 (2.22%) hybris
5 2 (2.22%) IBM
5 2 (2.22%) VMware
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago